On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1977

Famous Birthdays

  • Daunte Culpepper, American football player
  • Joey Fatone, American pop singer (NSYNC - "Bye Bye Bye"), dancer, actor (My Big Fat Greek Wedding), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Lyle Overbay, American baseball player
  • Matt DeVries, American heavy metal guitarist (Chimaira)
  • Takuma Sato, Japanese auto racer (Indianapolis 500 2017, 20), born in Tokyo, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Burton "Burt" Mustin, American actor (All in the Family, The Andy Griffith Show), dies at 92
1977 Highlights

About January 28, 1977

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 44 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius